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Posted: Jun 03, 2019

MBCEA Swears In New Directors At Annual Conference

Myrtle Beach, SC - At an awards ceremony held in conjunction with the Metal Building Contractors and Erectors Association's (MBCEA) 50th Annual Conference, David Bergholz of Chief Buildings and C. Tucker Cope Jr. of C. Tucker Cope & Associates officially joined the association's Board of Directors.

Posted: May 31, 2019

Garland Industries Acquires Merchant & Evans, Expands Building Materials Portfolio

Cleveland, OH - Garland Industries Inc. has acquired Merchant & Evans Inc., a leading metal roof systems manufacturer, adding the well-known and respected company to its growing portfolio of building materials manufacturers and distributors. Garland Industries is a family of 18 vertically integrated companies with the majority of them specializing in developing and manufacturing waterproofing solutions for the industrial, commercial and residential markets.

Posted: May 30, 2019

Laminators Incorporated Announces New And Improved ACM Cladding Systems

Laminators Incorporated has announced the development of a new, fully designed, integrated and tested ACM panel and installation system. Combining their new Back-Drained and Ventilated, Field-Fabricated installation systems with their Omega-Lite® ACM panel, Omega CI® rigid insulated panel and an air and water barrier offers a simple design solution for installations requiring continuous insulation while maintaining code-mandated performance requirements for water control and fire resistance.

Posted: May 29, 2019

AIA's ABI Survey Rebounds In April; Back In Positive Territory

Washington, DC – Following a sizable decrease in demand for design services in March, the April Architecture Billings Index (ABI) climbed back into positive territory, according to a new report from The American Institute of Architects (AIA). AIA’s ABI score for April showed a small increase in design services at 50.5, up from 47.8 in March.

Posted: May 24, 2019

Chris Kimball Joins CEI Materials As National Sales Manager

Washington, DC - CEI Materials, an industry leading multi-product cladding fabricator, has announced Chris Kimball as the new National Sales Manager. In this role, Kimball is responsible for sales and new business development for a growing national network of independent representatives.

Posted: May 22, 2019

Spectrum Metal Finishing Hires Ruggieri As National Sales Manager

Youngstown, OH - Spectrum Metal Finishing announces the hiring of Jared Ruggieri as National Sales Manager. In this role, Ruggieri will serve as the company’s first national sales manager, working with senior management to develop and benchmark sales and customer service strategies.

Posted: May 20, 2019

TAMKO Introduces New Waterproofing Deck Seam Tape

Joplin, MO – Contractors can now offer an additional layer of protection with the new TAMKO® TW Seam Tape used to close sheathing gaps on the roof deck and help keep water from entering the home.

Posted: May 17, 2019

Kingspan Insulated Metal Panel Products Now Available On BSD SpecLink-E

DeLand, FL – Kingspan Insulated Panels recently announced the availability of several of its insulated metal panel products in the Building Systems Design (BSD) SpecLink-E spec-writing software platform. SpecLink-E is an advanced master guide specification software program that helps improve efficiency, accuracy and collaboration – and now, users can integrate Kingspan insulated metal panels.

Posted: May 16, 2019

ATAS International Invests In Solar System For Headquarters

Allentown, PA - On May 6, 2019, ATAS International had a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the installation of a 620.1 kW photovoltaic (PV) solar electric system that was recently installed on one of ATAS’ plants located on Grant Way in Allentown, Pennsylvania. The 60,000 square foot building was constructed in 2005 and is used by ATAS for manufacturing.

Posted: May 15, 2019

SFS Group USA Unveils Calculator For Cladding Attachment System

Wyomissing, PA - Nvelope and SFS Group USA announce the launch of the Nvelope Budget Calculator, which is now available on the Nvelope US Website. Designed and programmed by a team of estimators and engineers, the calculator offers a simple budgeting solution for Nvelope product.

Posted: May 13, 2019

Lorin Industries Offers New Anodized Stainless Collection

Muskegon, MI - Lorin Industries, Inc., a global industry leader in the innovation and production of coil anodized aluminum, announces the new Lorin Anodized Stainless Collection, ideal for exterior and interior architectural finishes.

Posted: May 08, 2019

Isaiah Industries Receives SBA's Inaugural Spark Award

Piqua, OH – U.S. Congressman Warren Davidson (R-OH 8) presented Isaiah Industries, a leading manufacturer of environmentally-friendly residential metal roofing systems, with the first-ever ‘Spark Award’ by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), a much-anticipated and newly created recognition honoring the accomplishments of SBA-funded small businesses that create economic growth and development. https://www.isaiahindustries.com/sba-spark-award

Posted: May 07, 2019

ATAS Introduces New AIA Approved Educational Course On Acoustics

Allentown, PA - As a long-time AIA Continuing Education Provider, ATAS International Inc. offers a new AIA approved course, titled “Basic Room Acoustics and Sound Control Using Metal Panels”. It is approved for 1 LU/HSW and is offered in person upon request.

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